Butterflies and Moths of the World Generic Names and their Type-species

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Genus:
Agriochlora Warren, 1901 . Novit. zool. 8 : 435.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : BOMBYCIDAE : APATELODINAE

Type-species:
Agriochlora klagesi Warren, 1901. Novit. zool. 8: 435.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) VENEZUELA: Caura River, Suapure, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Agriochlora was established in the Eupterotidae; it was placed in the Bombycidae, subfamily Epiinae, now included in the Apatelodidae, by Schaus, 1929, in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 6: 680.

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